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RAG Week: Your Opportunity to Give

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Not heard of RAG yet? You should have. For those who don’t know, it is the fabulous society with members that wear those garishly bright-green T-Shirts, often with the collecting buckets in the Union – and so much more. And it’s all for charity. As one of the largest societies … Read More

RAG members set off on charity jailbreak

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Members of Leeds RAG Society, LUU’s official fundraising body, are raising money for dementia charity The Alzheimer’s Society by taking part in a sponsored hitchhiking challenge. Nineteen teams made up of RAG society members left campus on Monday morning with the simple goal of traveling as far from Leeds as … Read More

The Gryphon talks to LRFS Directors

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In the run up to the biggest and most anticipated charity event of the LUU calendar, The Gryphon has a chat to Anna Rhodes, one of the LRFS Directors, alongside Issy Croneen, to see what it took to organise such a fantastic event and what it took to get the … Read More

LRFS Fashion Night Out: A Huge Success!

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With only ten minutes into the Leeds RAG Fashion Night Out, The Faversham was swarming with guests that were eagerly lining up for all that was on offer. It was fashion galore; from free hairstyling by Westrow hair, makeovers by Benefit and manicures by Pastilles beauty bar. Each ensured every … Read More

LRFS Launch Party

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Who said students can’t be glamorous and sophisticated? This was certainly the theme of Leeds RAG’s Fashion Show launch party at the Belgrave Music Hall on Tuesday night. The LRFS is one of the biggest events on the uni calendar and what better way to let off some steam than with … Read More

RAG Week Review

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Raising over £1000 in the Abseil alone, this year’s RAG Week was bigger and better than ever before. RAG filled the Union from the 3rd-9th November and saw lots of students getting involved. From Fifa Games to Abseiling, there was something for everyone Events including the Pub Quiz and ‘Take … Read More

RAG presents Leeds Has Talent

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Looking for something different to do with your Friday night? Look no further. To end RAG week, the society are hosting a Leeds Uni version of the popular ITV show, Britain’s Got Talent. Seven acts will be going up against each other to see who’s got the talent, including performances … Read More

An Interview with the President of RAG

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The Gryphon interviewed RAG president Sarah Calvert to find out all about RAG and why it’s a society to watch. What is your role as President? My role is to look after the long term goals of the society and oversee everything that is going on. I do a bit … Read More

News | Leeds students escape the city

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Students tested out their powers of persuasion last week by taking part in Leeds RAG’s Jailbreak event. As part of the challenge, students raising money for various different charities set off from the Parkinson steps at 9am on Monday, with 36 hours to make it as far away from Leeds … Read More

News | RAG fashion show wows crowds

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The Leeds RAG Fashion Show celebrated its 10th anniversary in spectacular style last night. The Refectory was transformed into a variety of elaborate themed set designs, including ‘Bohemian Rose’ fields, ‘Burnt Earth’ volcanic rock, ‘Amazonian Wild’ rainforest and ‘Minecraft’ hidden tunnels. Holly Richards, the head designer of the show told … Read More